10/23/2011 02:19 pm ET | Updated Dec 23, 2011

Famous Post50 Vegans and Vegetarians

Renowned fast-food junkie Bill Clinton stunned the nation this summer when it was revealed that he is now a vegan. Though Clinton was motivated to change his diet for health reasons (years of unhealthy eating has caused cardiovascular damage to his body), a number of Post50 celebrities are going vegan for reasons as varied as commitment to animal welfare to a desire for a slimmer physique.

With obesity among the Post50 crowd at an all time high, we decided to compile our list of famous faces that fly the herbivore flag proudly:

Famous Post50 Vegans And Vegetarians